Inequality

1 Feb 2024 – Ways to address income inequality

Published by rudy Date posted on February 2, 2024

https://www.philstar.com/opinion/2024/02/01/2329974/ways-address-income-inequality

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24 Jan 2024 – Root of poverty: Dynasties or economic restrictions?

Published by rudy Date posted on January 27, 2024
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1 Jan 2024 – Oxfam report on income inequality

Published by rudy Date posted on January 2, 2024

https://www.philstar.com/opinion/2024/01/21/2327314/oxfam-report-income-inequality

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29 Dec 2022 – Addressing income inequality

Published by rudy Date posted on December 31, 2022
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‘Pandemic scarring’ to worsen social inequality in PH–Moody’s

Published by rudy Date posted on August 4, 2021

By Ben O. de Vera, 4 Aug 2021 Debt watcher Moody’s Investors Service on Tuesday said the pandemic-inflicted “deep” economic scarring in the Philippines—one of the worst in Asia-Pacific—would exacerbate social inequality due to job losses and households reverting to poverty.

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Leveling up is hard to do

Published by rudy Date posted on June 4, 2021

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3 Jun 2021 – Pandemic widens inequality in Philippines

Published by rudy Date posted on June 3, 2021

by Lawrence Agcaoili (The Philippine Star), 3 Jun 2021 MANILA, Philippines — Inequality in the Philippines has increased substantially as the country is seen lagging in Asia-Pacific in terms of recovery, according to Moody’s Analytics.

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Pandemic sharpens inequalities, could fuel unrest, IMF warns

Published by rudy Date posted on April 2, 2021

by Agence France-Presse (Agence France-Presse), 2 Apr 2021 WASHINGTON, United States — The coronavirus pandemic has worsened long-standing inequalities around the world, which left unaddressed could undermine economic stability and lead to unrest, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned on Thursday.

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Towards a better normal: A study on inequalities and the lack of human development in the Philippines

Published by rudy Date posted on March 15, 2021

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The impact of COVID-19 on global poverty under worsening growth and inequality

Published by rudy Date posted on November 9, 2020

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30 Oct 2020 – Bilyonaryos back to pre-pandemic level: Lucio Tan gains $800M in October, leapfrogs Sy-blings to No. 3

Published by rudy Date posted on October 30, 2020

By Bilyonaryo, 30 Oct 2020 The Philippines’ ultra-wealthy had a feast in October as their collective fortunes bounced back to pre-coronavirus level.

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How COVID-19 will increase inequality in emerging markets and developing economies

Published by rudy Date posted on October 29, 2020

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China’s super rich got $1.5 trillion richer during pandemic – report

Published by rudy Date posted on October 20, 2020

by Agence France-Presse, 20 Oct 2020 Beijing, China — China’s super-wealthy have earned a record $1.5 trillion in 2020, more than the past five years combined, as e-commerce and gaming boomed during pandemic lockdowns, an annual rich list said Tuesday.

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Five ways coronavirus is deepening global inequality

Published by rudy Date posted on August 18, 2020

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Tackling the inequality pandemic: A new social contact for a new era

Published by rudy Date posted on July 19, 2020

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How inequality fuels COVID-19 deaths

Published by rudy Date posted on June 29, 2020

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How national and global inequalities are intertwined

Published by rudy Date posted on February 24, 2020

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Inequalities in human development in the 21st century

Published by rudy Date posted on January 22, 2020

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Is income inequality rising around the world?

Published by rudy Date posted on November 28, 2019

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5 surprising facts about global wealth

Published by rudy Date posted on October 23, 2019

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27 Sept 2019 – HOW ARE THEY COPING NOW, THE INFORMALS DISPLACED BY CLEARING OPERATIONS? The public, long-suffering from disruptions by sidewalk vendors and other informal workers, applauded clearing operations by new-found enthusiasm of local governments. Read more.

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on September 23, 2019

27 Sept 2019 – HOW ARE THEY COPING NOW, THE INFORMALS DISPLACED BY CLEARING OPERATIONS? The public, long-suffering from disruptions by sidewalk vendors and other informal workers, applauded clearing operations by new-found enthusiasm of local governments. Read more. Where are these informals now? Have they been provided with alternative selling and operations spaces? How are…

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Two charts to help you understand global wealth and inequality

Published by rudy Date posted on August 28, 2019

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The World’s biggest companies agree: Rising inequality is a threat

Published by rudy Date posted on August 23, 2019

By Robert Williams, Bloomberg, 23 Aug 2019 More than 30 of the world’s biggest companies signed on to an effort to spread the benefits of economic growth, saying that rising inequality is the “defining challenge of our time.”

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Despite robust growth, income inequality widening — NEDA

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on June 17, 2019

Despite robust growth, income inequality widening — NEDA

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It’s good jobs, stupid … which are “xxx the best way to generate shared prosperity xxx.”

Published by NTUCPHL Date posted on June 16, 2019

It’s good jobs, stupid … which are “xxx the best way to generate shared prosperity xxx.”

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Eight reasons why inequality ruins the economy

Published by rudy Date posted on June 3, 2019

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It’s good jobs, stupid

Published by rudy Date posted on June 1, 2019

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Despite robust growth, income inequality widening — NEDA

Published by rudy Date posted on May 31, 2019

by Czeriza Valencia (The Philippine Star), May 31, 2019 MANILA, Philippines — While economic growth remains strong across regions, but income inequality continues to widen primarily because of weakness in the agriculture sector and rapid population growth, the National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) said.

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OECD report: Growth of social inequality fuels global political and economic crisis

Published by rudy Date posted on April 23, 2019

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April 9, 2019 – WHEN WILL THIS HAPPEN IN THE PHILIPPINES? “American billionaires call for upgrades to capitalism, starting with higher taxes on themselves” They sound like trade unionists!!!? Warren Buffett (Berkshire Hathaway CEO), Jamie Dimon (J P Morgan Chase CEO), Ray Dalio (Bridgewater hedge fund founder), Bill Gates (Microsoft founder) and a list of others say that capitalism in its current form simply doesn’t work for the rest of the United States, called attention to the growing income gap, and proposed some remedies. [Read more.]

Published by rudy Date posted on April 9, 2019

Some of their remedies involve higher taxes for the wealthy that would not disrupt productivity, public-private partnerships, productive government spending. And, yes, they have given or have pledged to give millions for public education, philanthropic foundations. Ray Dalio – [Capitalism] doesn’t need to be destroyed, capitalism does need to present an equal opportunity, which he…

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